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Jordan Thompson gets international call-up

Stoke City midfielder Jordan Thompson.
Stoke City midfielder Jordan Thompson.

Stoke City midfielder Jordan Thompson has been called up to represent Northern Ireland for their two upcoming friendlies against Romania and Scotland.

The Potters star is set to reunite with former manager Michael O'Neill when he heads off on international duty later this month, with his nation's first game taking place on Friday 22 March and the second on Tuesday 26 March.

Steven Schumacher will also be sending Bae Junho away over the break after he was named in South Korea's U23s squad to participate in the West Asian Championship in Saudi Arabia.